McMaster University

McMaster University

Nursing at McMaster

Dean's Welcome

From Dr. Carolyn Byrne:

Carolyn Byrne

As you browse through this website, you will soon see that the School of Nursing at McMaster University is a dynamic, innovative and exciting place to learn and work.  As the Associate Dean, Health Sciences and Director of the School of Nursing, I am proud to lead this amazing school.  The website will give you an overview of all aspects of our school. 

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About Us

Our Vision, Our Values, Our Objectives …

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Quick Links

Student Testimonials

Meet Our Graduates

MUNSS: Nursing Students Society

Undergraduate Program:

Apply to BScN Program

BScN Overview

Clinical Practice

Academic Advising - Current Students

BScN Non-academic Requirements

Specialty Program:

Leadership & Management Program

Graduate Program:

Graduate Program



Alumni profile: Dawn Stacey

Jan. 23, 2017 - Meet alumni Dawn Stacey,Senior Scientist at Ottawa Hospital Research Institute ...
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Alumni profile: Mandi Newton

Jan. 18, 2017 - Meet Mandi Newton, Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry at the University of Alberta...

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Career panel highlights options for nursing students

Jan. 12, 2017 - More than 40 BScN students attended a career panel at McMaster University to hear from six nursing professionals about employment options available to students when they graduate.

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Research project receives grant to assess program for people with advanced dementia

Jan. 10, 2016 - Dr. Sharon Kaasalainen and her team members have received $498,350 in funding from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) to assess a program designed to improve the lives of patients with dementia and their families.

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Nursing is more about caring than curing, says Kaasalainen

Jan. 9, 2017 - McMaster School of Nursing professor Sharon Kaasalainen speaks about the important role of palliative care in the current issue of Network. See page 14 for the interview.

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